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Forests In The Southwest Could Change Due To Climate Change
2012-10-01 05:29:25

Rising temperatures and decreases in precipitation associated with climate change could cause "widespread tree death" in the forests of the southwestern US, which could lead to "substantial changes" both in the landscape and the creatures living there.

GM Corn Banned In Russia
2012-09-26 14:11:29

Russia is halting all shipments of American corn due to a study that revealed a higher risk in breast cancer.

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2012-09-11 22:28:49

The Pinyon Pine trees of the American southwest are dying off in large numbers, and many researchers have already guessed what is to blame: the heat.


Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.